Alexis Ajinca

New Orleans Pelicans #42 - Center

  • Born: 05/06/88
  • Age: 33
  • Height: 7'2"
  • Weight: 248
  • Seasons: 2008

Ranking Every Raptor — Edition 3.0: Fresh faces and second-year leaps


The grandest of annual HQ traditions returns for its third installment. It’s time once again to Rank Every Raptor.

Grizz Verzuz Series Part 1: Pau Gasol vs. Marc Gasol


Battle of the Blood Brothers & Past Franchise Cornerstones

Charlotte basketball’s definitive jersey rankings—the worst of all time


What do you talk about when there are no sports? You talk about the stuff they wear to play sports.

Could the Hornets make Deni Avdija the franchise’s first international lottery pick?


Yes, they could. But will they? Mitch Kupchak and co. have spent "a lot of their scouting attention overseas" this season, perhaps for Avdija.

Most Interesting Lakers No. 8: JaVale McGee is shouldering an unexpectedly large load at center


JaVale McGee is suddenly supremely important to the Lakers’ this season. How he rises to the occasion could make or break the team’s year.

Open Thread: There are options left to the San Antonio Spurs now that Pau Gasol is packed for Milwaukee


What to do with the final roster spot will be the focus on today’s discussion.

Tuesday Cup of Canis


Anthony Davis rocks the NBA with his trade request.

The 11 moments that doomed the Anthony Davis era in New Orleans


Here’s how the Pelicans squandered their seven years with Anthony Davis.

Before trading Anthony Davis, the Pelicans must fire the guy who wasted him

Dell Demps has run the Pelicans since Davis arrived. Given the failures of the AD era, he cannot be trusted to continue.

Clippers vs. Pelicans Preview: Taking on the Mighty Anthony Davis


The Clippers will have their hands full against Anthony Davis and the Pelicans at Staples Center.

Julius Randle is playing like a third star for the New Orleans Pelicans


He’s been putting up eye-popping numbers since being inserted into the starting lineup. Is it sustainable?